PS Vita New Releases June 2016 In North America & Europe

We take a look at the upcoming PS Vita new releases in North America and Europe in June 2016.

Paranautical Activity

North America: May 31, 2016 (PSN), Europe: June 1, 2016 (PSN)
Genre: First-Person ShooterPublisher: Digerati Distribution

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Paranautical Activity combines the classic FPS action of games like Doom and Quake, with the randomness and difficulty of modern roguelikes like Binding of Isaac and Spelunky.

One Piece: Burning Blood

North America: May 31, 2016 (PSN), Europe: June 3, 2016 (Retail, PSN)
Genre: Fighting GamePublisher: Bandai Namco

One Piece: Burning Blood PS Vita PS4

Developed by the Japanese studio Spike Chunsoft, One Piece: Burning Blood is built upon the One Piece universe and will offer a never-seen-before  experience thanks to the fast-paced gameplay and unique One Piece elements.

Set sail with the Straw Hat Crew and collect your bounty in the most epic anime fighter this side of the Grand Line! Use Devil Fruit abilities, Haki techniques, and punishing combos to turn the tide in the ultimate One Piece battle royale. Step into the New World with over the top head to head combat featuring all the action, drama and comedy of the world’s favorite pirate saga.

Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of The Mysterious Book

North America: June 7, 2016 (PSN), Europe: June 10, 2016 (PSN)
Genre: RPGPublisher: Koei Tecmo

Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book PS Vita PS4

Set against a vibrant background reminiscent of a medieval European town, the Atelier series’ latest standalone installment Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of The Mysterious Book follows the exploits of a young novice Alchemist, Sophie, who discovers she is the owner of an enigmatic book imbued with a soul.

This Mysterious Book seems to hold all the secrets to the art of Alchemy, even going on to become Sophie’s mentor. As Sophie improves her Alchemy skills throughout the story she unravels forgotten memories, and eventually sets out to uncover the strange tale of the book’s origin.

Odin Sphere Leifthrasir

North America: June 7, 2016 (Retail, PSN), Europe: June 24, 2016 (Retail, PSN)
Genre: Action RPGPublisher: Atlus/NIS America

Odin Sphere Leifthrasir PS Vita

Odin Sphere Leifthrasir is the HD remake of Vanillaware’s PS2 masterpiece Odin Sphere and is told in five tales from the perspectives of the five unique characters Gwendolyn, Cornelius, Mercedes, Oswald and Velvet.

Odin Sphere Leifthrasir expresses the original game with new HD graphics in Vanillaware’s renowned style, expanded worlds with new monsters, fully voiced story scenes, and a fine-tuned refreshing combat and RPG system to perfect the gameplay.

SteamWorld Heist

North America: June 7, 2016 (PSN), Europe: June 8, 2016 (PSN)
Genre: Strategy GamePublisher: Image & Form Games

SteamWorld Heist PS Vita PS4

In SteamWorld Heist, you command a robot squad in a series of epic tactical shootouts. It’s turn-based strategy with a twist: You manually aim the guns of your crewmates, allowing for insane skill shots and bullet-bouncing action.

As the captain of a steam-driven pirate crew you will board, loot and shoot your way through enemy spaceships. Overcome the challenges of the vast frontier by upgrading your recruits with unique abilities, weapons – and even stylish hats!

Grand Kingdom

North America: June 21, 2016 (Retail, PSN), Europe: June 17, 2016 (Retail, PSN)
Genre: RPGPublisher: NIS America

Grand Kingdom PS Vita PS4

Grand Kingdom is a tactical role-playing game with an impressive battle system that combines fast-paced action with strategic planning, and features robust character creation and customization options.

As the leader of a mercenary squad, the player will lead their troops across a battle-scarred continent, overcoming obstacles and adversaries as they complete quests doled out by each nation. In doing so, they will unravel the mystery behind the downfall of a mighty empire.

God Eater Resurrection

North America: June 28, 2016 (PSN), Europe: August 30 (PSN)
Genre: Action RPGPublisher: Bandai Namco

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God Eater Resurrection  is an upgraded version of God Eater Burst and a prequel to God Eater 2: Rage Burst featuring enhanced graphics and event scenes, the new Predator Style and all available weapon types from God Eater 2 and God Eater 2: Rage Burst.

Gigantic in size and completely immune to conventional weapons, Aragami wreak havoc upon the Earth with impunity. Humanity’s last hope for survival now rests in the hands of individual elite Aragami hunters known as “God Eaters”. These fearless God Eaters take-on Aragami in spectacular battles using recently developed weapons known as God Arcs.

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens

North America: June 28, 2016 (Retail, PSN), Europe: June 28, 2016 (Retail, PSN)
Genre: Action-AdventurePublisher: Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens PS Vita PS3 PS4

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens takes players deeper into the new film than any other game with all of the heroic characters from the movie, including Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, Han Solo, Chewbacca, C-3PO, and BB-8, as well as Kylo Ren, General Hux and Captain Phasma, while also exploring iconic Star Wars locales, such as Jakku and Starkiller Base.

The action-packed adventure introduces new gameplay features, including the enhanced “Multi-Builds” system, where players can choose from multiple building options to advance the game.

Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma

North America: June 28, 2016 (Retail, PSN), Europe: June 28, 2016 (PSN)
Genre: Visual NovelPublisher: Aksys Games

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In Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma, nine participants are trapped in an underground bomb shelter as part of a death game. The participants  are split into teams of three and located in three different divisions of the shelter. To seek a way out, they need to find six passwords but each time a new password is revealed, one person will die, requiring a minimum of six deaths before they can escape.

Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma is the final chapter of Spike Chunsoft’s popular Zero Escape series with its prequels Zero Escape: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors and Zero Escape: Virtue’s Last Reward.

Lumo

North America: June 2016 TBA (PSN), Europe: June 2016 TBA (PSN)
Genre: Action-AdventurePublisher: Rising Star Games

Lumo PS Vita PS4

Lumo is love-letter to the classics of the 1980s like Knight Lore, Head Over Heels, Amaurote, Chimera, Solstice & Equinox and can be enjoyed by anyone looking for an absorbing, challenging and rewarding adventure.

Players can spend hours exploring nearly 450 rooms in four different zones, finding secrets and solving puzzles, or they can hunt for all the subtle and not-so-subtle nods to the days of the Spectrum and beyond.

All release dates are subject to change and will be updated when new information is available.


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